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at the indianapolis motor speedway. peter lenz fell off his bike and was run over by another motorcycle. the team from vancouver, washington, was hit during a warm-up lap. he was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. high temperature helped create a slick track that may have contributed to the accident. lenz was a rising star in teen racing. >> he was 13 years old. very accomplished. nine national championships in various forms of two-wheel racing. had been racing with us for two full seasons. >> lenz is the youngest racer ever killed at the indianapolis motor speedway. >>> former baseball star roger clemens will appear in court today for the first time since he was indicted by a federal grand jury. while this afternoon's hearing in washington is expected to be short, it's been anticipated for more than two years. tara mergener has more from washington. she joins us live. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, betty. today's hearing should be a simple one. clemens will be asked if he understands the charges and to enter a plea. legendary pitcher roger clemens is expected to plead not g
at indianapolis. what led to his tragic crash and how did this happen? in minutes. are you receiving a payout from a legal settlement or annuity over 10 or even 20 years? call imperial structured settlements. the experts at imperial can convert your long-term payout into a lump sum of cash today. martha: this is a tragic story. a 13-year-old motorcycle racer died at indianapolis motor speedway, over the weekend. during a trial run, this young boy, peter lenz, fell off his bike and there are reports out there that he was waving, that he was down, and then was hit by one of the other motorcycle riders, a 12-year-old motorcycle rider in the race and, the young boy who was killed in all of this, he was from washington state, he was a rising star, in the world of motorcycle racing. >> the second rider, he hit him from behind, his bike flew up about 5 feet in the air, and they landed about 25, 30 feet, beyond him. martha: what an awful story this is, this is video taken from the web site and shows what it looked like, from the seat of his bike, the teenager took home several first place and top three fi
will go live for the latest details on that. >>> tragedy in indianapolis. a promising 13-year-old motorcycle racer loses his life. >> i am here at the ohio state university. we will talk about how ohio is hom to many key congressional districts. will it help the gop take back the house?  no oil has flowed into the gulf for weeks, but it's just the beginning of our work. i'm iris cross. bp has taken full responsibility for the clean up in the gulf and that includes keeping you informed. my job is to listen to the shrimpers and fishermen, hotel and restaurant workers and find ways to help. i was born in new orleans. my family still lives here. bp is gonna be here until the oil is gone and the people and businesses are back to normal... until we make this right. stay twice... earn a free night! two separate stays at comfort inn or any of these choice hotels can earn you a free night -- only when you book at choicehotels.com. ♪ [ male announcer ] we touch a lot of things throughout the day. so it's nice that clorox disinfecting products help kill the germs that can live on s
at indianapolis speedway. we'll have an exclusive interview with two fans who witnessed the tragic crash. >>> and hollywood's big night. ♪ no place left to hide >> the membemmys honor some new faces, along with new ones. we're backstage "early" this faces, along with new ones. we're backstage "early" this monday morning, august 30, 2010. captioning funded by cbs >>> it is a gorgeous late august morning here in northeast. everyone in new york has left. they're trying to have one last couple of minute -- >> last day of summer. >> that's right. >> i'm harry smith. >> i'm rebecca jarvis. >> we'll get you the latest from chile. new video again from those guys down there and how they're doing. and how they're getting by down there as they wait to be rescued. the rescue tunnel/shaft, they're supposed to start digging it today. all the latest in a bit. >> an inspiring there and an inspiring story here. a subway motor man is being called a hero. a woman fell on the subway tracks this weekend. as his train was pulling n he slams on the brakes, stops just in the knick of time. we'll talk to him i
accident. it happened today at the indianapolis motor speedway. he crashed and was run over by another motorcyclists. both the bikes were probably going around 90 miles per hour. >>> police filed charges after a teenager falls 20 stories to her death from a manhattan high rise apartment. 17-year-old nicole john the daughter of the u.s. embassador to thailand fell to her death. the man who rented the apartment is now facing charges of providing alcohol to a minor. >>> flames were seen coming out of an engine of a plane when i was landing in washington, d.c. that -- that plane was coming in from charlotte north carolina. by the time firefighters arrived there were no planes. no one on that plane was hurt but the investigation continues. >>> there's a new opportunity to own a fighter jet, kind of like the ones you might have seen in the movies. this one is for sale for $175,000. the owners say they are willing to get rid of the jet for substantially less than their asking price. at over $5 a gallon for fuel, for people can afford to feed it because it blows through 100- gallons of fuel p
dent at the indianapolis motor speedway. >> a motorcycle racer killed and he was just 13 years old. we'll plain how it happened. >>> he is no tiger woods but this golfer certainly has a sure shot on the green. find out why he is feeling pretty lucky this morning. [ male announcer ] have something you love doing? cheerios could be your ticket to do it. big time. you could win a once in a lifetime chance to live your passion by choosing from t never-dreamed-possible prizes. from a customized v.i.p. vacation, to a hollywood red carpet experience, to cooking with a celebrity chef, and more. find details on specially marked boxes of cheerios. why cheerios? because whatever you love doing, you'll need a healthy heart to do it. ♪ >>> a promising career cut tragically short at the indianapolis motor speedway. a 1-year-old motorcycle racer died on sunday. peter lenz fell off his bike during a warm-up lap and then was run over by another young motorcycle driver. other racers fielded questions about the size of the bike that he was riding. >> that is not like a bike too big for him. this is our
at the track. a 13-year-old is killed during a motorcycle race at indianapolis speedway. we'll have an exclusive interview with two fans who witnessed the tragic crash. >>> and hollywood's big night. ♪ no place left to hide >> the emmys honor some new faces along with new ones. we're backstage "early" this monday morning, august 30th, we're backstage "early" this monday morning, august 30th, 2010. captioning funded by cbs >>> it is a gorgeous late august morning here in northeast. everyone in new york has left. they're trying to have one last couple of minutes -- >> that last day of summer. >> good morning, everyone. i'm harry smith. >> i'm rebecca jarvis. >> we'll get you the latest from chile and the story of the miners. new video, now new video again from those guys down there and how they are doing and how they are getting by down there as they wait to be rescued. the rescue tunnel shaft is -- they are supposed to start digging it today. so we'll have all the latest on that story in a bit. >>> such an aspiring through and an aspiring story here. a subway motorman here in new y
-up lap at the indianapolis motor speedway, the youngest racer ever killed at that track. he fell after of bike and run over by another racer. he was considered a rising star in the sport. >>> did the rocket lie or misremember? now it's up to a federal court to decide alleging he lied to con grandsons when he said he never used performance enhancing substance ises. if convicted he could face up to 30 years in prison. >>> take a look at the masses that showed up on the lincoln memorial on saturday. beck wanted to focus on faith instead of politics. >> andal sharp thon staged a protest. >> they want to disgrace this date and we not giving them this date. this is our day and we ain't giving it away. >> the president and ceo of the national urban league is with us. do you think that the glen beck rally disgraced the day. >> what happens p? >> are you able to hear me? >> i lost sound. >> we're going take a break and get that re-established. we will be back with more here on msnbc ♪ [ male announcer ] we touch a lot of things throughout the day. so it's nice that clorox disinfecting product
motorcyclist killed at the indianapolis speedway. the 13-year-old was run over by another motorcycle. the accident is sparking debate about now young is too young for the sport. stewart aiken speaks for the racers. >> these people have proven time and time again, their skills have proven that their more than ready for a track like this. absolutely. >> it was the first death at that track since an indycar driver was killed during a test run back in 2003. >>> we have new video of those 33 miners awaiting rescue in capitol hilly. the men seem to be mostly in good spiriteds. they say things have improved since beginning to receive water and food from the surface. some of the men do appear emotional when they address their families and friends. the men will have to help move thousands of tons of rock that's expected to fall in the mining as the rescue tunnel is drilled from above. >>> well, this hasn't happened in more than 400 years, the mound sinabung volcano in indonesia is now erupting. some airports have been diverted because of poor visibility. >>> and in medical news this morning,
-old amateur motorcycle racer was killed yesterday in a crash in indianapolis. he had been a rising star in the racing world. this video shows him riding a bike at 125 miles an hour. today race organizers said they will not launch a formal investigation into his death, but they will review their safety procedures. motorcycle racing is not the only dangerous sport. a new study says there's been a sharp increase in concussions among young athletes playing other sports such as football and soccer. over a ten-year period, emergency-room visits for concussions among middle-school aged children nearly doubled. medical correspondent dr. jennifer ashton has more about this. jennifer, good evening. >> reporter: good evening, harry. some of this dramatic increase is due to the growing awareness of the dangers of concussions, but experts say many cases still go unreported. >> go, go. >> reporter: like so many competitive young athletes, 17-year-old zoe loveman loves to play hard. >> i went out for a header with another player. and as i was coming down she was still sort of making her up to the ball
indianapolis motor speedway. peter lenz fell off his bike in a warm-up lap and was run over by another motorcycle which was driven by a 12-year-old. >>> well, we've been showing amazing video all week from a rare expedition from the "titanic" far out in the atlantic. hurricane danielle temporarily put it on hold. the plan is to get back to work in a week. nbc's kerry sanders live in newfoundland for us this morning. so the weather got in the way, huh? >> reporter: well, i know. and isn't that ironic? because if you think about it, it was the weather with an iceberg that did in the "titanic" 98 years ago and strange this morning as we had the captain making the decision to get out of there because danielle was going to be following up the gulf stream which is, you know, that warm water off the east coast just like a highway for a hurricane. and going straight to the spot where the "titanic" went down. he said the seas might be upwards of 40 feet. i said, i'm with you. let's get out of here but we had mother nature taking the ". >> tannic" down. we woke up this morning, shrouded in fog j
at the indianapolis speedway. a 13-year-old was killed. he crashed during a warm up lap yesterday and was hit by another rider. he was taken to the hospital but later died from his injuries. no one else was hurt. track officials say the boy is the youngest racer killed there. >>> some military families want congress to investigate a drug prescribed to soldiers and veterans who have trouble sleeping because of post traumatic stress disorder. the drug is dangerous and they say the compost is not being up front about the risk. >>> the world's first tests for stem cell therapy are set to move forward despite a ruling to cut off federal funding. last month the fda gave the green light to study patients partially paralyze by spinal chord injuries. they are looking to see if it restores sensation. >> 5:46. paris hilton could be facing drug possession charges. police say she was riding in her boyfriend's car on the vegas strip last friday. they were pulled over after a motorcycle cop says he smelled marijuana smoke coming from her car. after checking her purse police say they found the bag of cocaine
-year-old motorcycle racer at the indianapolis speedway. his name was peter lentz and died yesterday after wiping up before a warmup lap on a race. he was run over by another rider who was 12 years old. he's the youngest to ever die on that same speedway. >> all right. seven time cy young award winner roger clemens will be arraigned in washington, d.c. that will be at 2:00 eastern today. the six count indictment accuses him of lying to congress when he claims he never used steroids or h.g.h., human growth hormones. if convicted, clemens faces between 15 and 21 months behind bars and he has that civil suit looming if he pleads guilty or cuts a deal. >> he has a few issues. >> the imam behind the proposed mosque near ground zero said election year politics are to blame for the fueling of the islamic center. in an interview with the paper, rauf blames a tiny minority for leading the opposition. rauf compared the struggle of muslims to america to the earlier struggles of jews and cathol catholic immigrants. he made the comments during a taxpayer funded trip to the middle east. >> canadi
. a 13-year-old motorcycle racer killed in a crash at the indianapolis motor speedway. his name was peter lengths. here is a picture. he reportedly fell off his bike during a warm-up lap for a race yesterday. another motorcycle racer hit him. we have video of peter on his bike from his web site. he is the youngest rider ever killed at the speedway. a spokesman for the united states grand prix racer's association says the teens who race know what they are doing. >> we have been racing at almost every single track in the country. big tracks, small tracks. you name it these kids have proven time and time again that their skills, their training, their background and everything have proven that these guys are more than ready for a track like this. >> shepard: well, the union reports it will review its safety rules but will not conduct a formal investigation into the death of 13-year-old peter lentz she claims the purse was not hers. the arrest report says it was. she is paris hilton and back with johnny law. talk about trouble, the entire east coast keeping an eye on hurricane you recall. -- e
on our broadcast this morning. there was a tragedy over the weekend at the indianapolis motor speedway. as people work their way up the ranks there are always these levels of competition. this is for teenagers. motorcycle racers. they are going over 100 miles an hour. this young guy loses control and there he is, he is saying, look, i within the over my handle bars but i'm okay. look out for me, i'm okay. and then as the pack caught up, unfortunately, he ended up dying. we are going to speak to some fans who were eyewitness to that crash. plus a quick-thinking subway motorman here in new york city stops his train as he is coming into the station just in the nick of time. wow, what a story. we have him in the studio. mrs. a complete wrap-up of last night's prime time emmys, who won, who should have won. and who looked good doing it. because isn't that really the most important thing? >> absolutely. >> excellent. sounds like a great show. see you at 7:00, harry. >> thanks, harry. >>> a check of today's top stories when we come back. >> and an air guitar champ is crowned. today's top stor
will be performed today on the body of a teenage motorcycle racer who was killed at the indianapolis motor speedway. 13-year-old peter lenz died after falling off his bike during a warm-up lap. he was then run over by another rider. he's the youngest rider ever killed on that famous track. >>> president obama is back at the white house preparing for a major speech tomorrow night on iraq. he joins thousands of others on new orleans sunday, marking the fifth anniversary of hurricane katrina. tahman bradley reports. ♪ >> reporter: sunday night, a celebration of the city's determination and resiliency. five years after hurricane katrina. earlier in the day, residents of new orleans' lower ninth ward marched in remembrance of the disaster that wiped out their neighborhood. >> been five years. slow, she process. >> reporter: new orleans may be on the road to recovery, but some residents still left out. speaking at xavier university, president obama said he'll stand with new orleans as work continues to make the city whole. >> i wanted to come here and tell the people of this city directly, my administr
 >>> a tragic accident at the indianapolis motor speedway. a 13-year-old motorcycle racer was killed during warm-ups. he fell off his bike on sunday. he was run over by another young racer. accident is now under investigation. lance was the youngest racer ever killed at this track. he is the first death at the speedway since indy car driver tony rana was killed in testing in 2003. >>> as ty trend doctors call disturbing. the number of emergency room injuries with teen athletes involving concussions has increased. the journal of pediatrics said awareness to head injuries and increased intensity in kid's sports are factors. they say kids who suffer from head injuries should get evaluated and never return to sports until headaches are gone. >>> a maryland teenager has set a state fair sale record. jimmy full from mount airy sold his 1300-pound grand champion steer for nearly $25,000. the last record holder sold his steer last year for over $9,000. he's a student and plans to hut the money toward his education. >>> it's now coming up on 8:27. >> and if you're looking for a job, stay tuned. in the ne
that didn't work, they resorted to firing their weapons. >>> 7:23. a tragedy at the indianapolis motor speedway, a 13-year-old motorcycle racer was killed in an accident. the young boy was liter linse, he crashed during a warmup and then was hit by another rider. he was rushed to the hospital but died later from his injuries. no one else was hurt. track officials say the young man was the youngest racer killed at the track. >>> we want to check in with sal castanedo, keeping a close eye on this monday morning commute. >> all right. tori and dave. not a good going on when it comes to problems. there have been slowdowns already for this monday morning. westbound 24 driving up to the tunnel. you will see slow and go traffic here and there because the la fayette area and oakland. both on the orinda side and on the oakland side of the tuble. bay bridge is barked up for about a 10 minute to 15-minute delay. no major problems have been checking the tweets. haven't heard anything about b.a.r.t., caltrain or muni. fortunately, not a lot of angry people out there. northbound 101 approaching the
of the world, mr. oberstar, i found out that it was stopping. i was dumped in indianapolis -- minneapolis-st. paul for the night. all well and good. i went to pick up my ticket and got on to the flight and i was not booked, to my surprise and thanks. eventually i was able to get on the very best things which may have been a pilot's seat that would cause a delay somewhere else. the way that the system worked was that telephone call. the computers did not work at all. which it had been obvious this the project since i did not have a seat. the only way they did it was by telephoning someone that they've found in, i guess, atlanta. so much of the efficiency issues of mergers. but that is a personal problem. if my real concern is one of safety all the way around. i was astounded by the information given by the ceo's of out who was going to make sure that the maintenance in china, singapore and the philippines, was of quality. as though they had no responsibility themselves, that it was an faa responsibility. no, that is not the case. similarly with regard to the quality of the pilots and other
-old on the indianapolis motor speedway is sparking debate about how young is too young for racers to be competing on one of the world's best-known tracks. motorcycle racer peter lenz died sunday after falling off his bike and getting run over by another cycle driven by a 12-year-old. >>> a tragic accident in ecuador sunday when a bus ran off a highway and overturned killing 38 people and injuring a dozen others. police believe a driver fell asleep, although the cause of the crash is still under investigation. >>> a volcano in western indonesia that has been dormant for mour than four centuries is erupting today. people living on the slopes of mt. sinabung. >>> the comic book superhero was arrested today in sydney after scaling a building with his barehands. robaire is known forri climbing the tallest buildings without ropes or equipment. it is 8:04. back now to al in los angeles. >>> we have a chilly morning in los angeles. temperatures in the upper 50s. as we look at our pick city, us a continue, texas, kxan, nbc 36, cloudy with afternoon thunderstorms. near 100 degrees today. as we go and show you the
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